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If names indicate natures, which is more likely to be weary: Zilpah or Laban?




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Answer: Zilpah

Zilpah - whose name means "weary" in Hebrew - was a Syrian handmaid that Laban gave Leah. She became Jacob's concubine and the mother of Asher and Gad. Laban - whose name means "white" in Hebrew - was Bethuel's son, Rebekkah's brother, and Leah and Rachel's father.


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